Matteus Frankovich, owner of Black Market Moto Saloon. Photo by John Robinson.

Moto Saloon wins initial approval for live music

Matteus Frankovich said all he wants to do is give back to the city he lives in, but intricate zoning laws and unhappy neighbors have made it difficult for him to do so. Woolen Mills residents have complained that his restaurant, the Black Market Moto Saloon, is detrimental to the neighborhood, and the city temporarily […]

Student entrepreneurs at work at Hack Cville. Photo by Graelyn Brashear.

Talking tech: Fostering the next generation of startups

Editor’s note: In this week’s issue of C-VILLE Weekly, I took a look at Charlottesville’s growing tech industry with a story that explored why so many Web- and technology-oriented companies are putting down roots here. I had some great talks with a number of people who are driving the expansion of the local tech scene, and […]